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This text examines the requirements imposed on the Crown, police, and defense counsel to disclose the contents of their investigation file and to produce documents prior to a criminal trial. Decisions interpreting and applying the obligations are thoroughly reviewed, drawing on cases from across Canada and from courts of all levels. Coverage includes underlying principles, exceptions to disclosure, relationship of Crown to police and defense, police notes, remedies for breach, and production of confidential third party records and their use at trial. Includes the Crown guidelines enunciated by the Attorney General of each province, plus statutory requirements.